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    January 14, 2010
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>> they're bringing people like anna morrison. >> that's right, anna. you're a con sorm of hospitals in south florida. >> we're part of project medishare for haiti, under the directorship of dr. barth green and dr. vincent dejairo. it's a couple hospitals working with the university of miami, jackson. i'm from holy cross. there's a bunch of us. they brought in ten total doctors, nurses, surgeons, kind of assess, triage, treat -- >> was it hard to raise the funds to make this possible? >> no, no, people want to sgiv. >> outpouring. what is your mission? what are you doing? >> right now, we're here for 20 hours. we've come, we're not going to spend the night. we're here to assess, triage. we've brought supplies. holy cross donated supplies at a moment's notice and we're here to do whatever we can.
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>> we don't want to hold you -- >> we'll be sending daily flights down, so -- >> terrific. thank you so much. >> appreciate it, guys. thank you. >> that's really the story from here. there are just tons of people coming in and people like anna morrison who are heading into the job of trying to help the people who could not -- they need more than can possibly could arrive. >> all right, ann and al, thanks very much. we're going to check back in with you in a couple of minutes, but first, let's get a check of the rest of the morning's top stories. natalie has the headlines. >> that's right. meanwhile, the u.s. is promising an all-out relief effort for haiti and is sending in even more help. and last night across the u.s., vigils were held to remember the thousands of earthquake victims. one of the biggest was in miami, where there is a large haitian community. other vigils were also held in new york city and washington, d.c. meanwhile, president obama met last night with top advisers about the devastation in haiti and how best to get help there as quickly as possible. secretary of state hillary clinton spoke, meanwhile, with meredith earlier on "today." >> this is going to be a long-term effort. we have the immediate crisis of
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trying to save those lives that can be saved, to deal with the injured and the dead, to try to provide food, water, medical supplies, some semblance of shelter, and then to work with our haitian partners, the government of haiti, ngos, others, to begin the rebuilding process. >> u.s. officials call the situation in haiti a devastating catastrophe. suspected u.s. missile strikes today in pakistan killed at least 12 alleged militants in a compound that was once a religious school. it was the eighth such strike in two weeks. on wednesday, officials in pakistan complained to the u.s. that missile strikes could endanger relations between the two countries. the pentagon releases its report today on the november shootings at ft. hood, texas. officials said it concludes the military must devote more resources to identifying members who pose a risk to their colleagues. an army psychiatrist is accused of killing 13 people and wounding 30.
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president obama has weighed into the tiger woods controversy, telling "people" magazine he believes anybody can look within themselves, find their flaws and fix them. he suspects woods will try to put his life back together again. and a new study finds chronic sleep loss cannot be cured by simply sleeping late on weekends. it found reaction times worsened for people suffering from long-term sleep deprivation leading to car crashes and other accidents. researchers say adults need seven to nine hours of sleep a day for good health, and getting too little may lead to health problems like memory impairment and also weakened immune system. you're up to date right now at five minutes past the hour. matt and tamron, we all are a little sleep-deprived around here. >> so my plan to go to sleep tomorrow and not walk up until sunday afternoon -- >> not going to cut it. >> right now let's get a check of the weather. al's in haiti. al? >> hey, here with ann. in the last hour, this airport is alive with activity. these planes have come in in the
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last 20 minutes. there's another one that just landed. two more are waiting on the runway, another one just coming in, so, the u.s. air force special services taking over running this runway. they're really getting these planes in and out very quickly. let's check your weather, see what's going on. big story is down in texas, where there is a lot of rain, and it's going to fall in a short period of time. flood watches and warnings up throughout much of southern texas. on the radar you can see the heavy rain now working its way through. over the next 24 hours to 36 hours, we're looking at two to five inches of rain. locally there could be >> good morning. after a cold start, it turns out to be a nice afternoon. plenty of sunshine today, and temperatures to climb into the mid-40s, with
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another jetliner now circling the airport. temperature today will get up to about 89, 90 degrees, but the good news is no rain, we've got a good breeze. so, it's tolerable, ann. but that's about the only good news right now besides this air-lift. >> in fact, the air-lift really is the story because today the world is answering haiti's call for help. this morning we've seen cargo planes and other kinds of planes from the u.s., france, cuba and china, and they're bringing in, as al is talking about, medical supplies, they're bringing in food, they're bringing in search-and-rescue teams. the question is, however, will it be enough and will it be in time? >> reporter: it is a country in chaos. while the widespread damage is still being assessed, authorities are struggling to reach people who are still
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trapped in the rubble. entire neighborhoods across port-au-prince have been devastated, as survivors with no place to call home gather outside and wait for supplies. this satellite image from google shows the before and after of one area of the capital city where few structures remain standing. meanwhile, at the airport, crowds of victims have gathered in hopes of being evacuated. pickup trucks have been used as ambulances to carry the injured. >> i had only a little space to breathe. >> reporter: this woman says she was pinned in the wreckage for more than 12 hours. when you saw your husband and others dig you out, what was your reaction then? >> i started crying, yeah. i started crying. >> reporter: mobile medical units treated the wounded on the spot. >> i realize after the earth was shaking.
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>> reporter: this is the first look at the moment when one of an estimated 30 tremors ripped this impoverished country apart. posted to youtube, it shows a cloud of smoke that witnesses say swallowed the city. 2 million people were within ten miles of the epicenter when the 7.0 quake struck. many images, some too graphic for our report, tell a story of those who were unable to escape. one of the first confirmed victims was the catholic archbishop of haiti, who was killed when the cathedral collapsed. ♪ i'm gonna let it shine >> reporter: today, as the world watches, haiti's family and friends are waiting to find out information about loved ones. through the night, our nbc news team received pictures and e-mails like this one -- "help me reach out to my father, jean thadal, in port-au-prince. i can't get through to him and he's 83 years old, partially blind and very weak." >> i have directed my administration to respond with a swift, coordinated and
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aggressive effort to save lives. >> reporter: early on wednesday, president obama pledged the full support of the united states. >> haitians are our neighbors in the americas and here at home, so we have to be there for them in their hour of need. >> reporter: the "uss carl vincent" will act as a base at sea to provide a communications center and supplies like fresh water. and many have taken to the internet to show support. less than 24 hours after the quake, a text message campaign has raised more than $1 million for the red cross. and now we see a plane from belgium, so, as you can see, planes are coming in from all over the world. we've got, actually, brian williams now joining us. you just did some reconnaissance. what did you find? >> i'm happy to tell the people of los angeles that l.a. county fire rescue just arrived, 6 dogs 73 men and women. they're waiting for their assignment, but they're here with their equipment. belgian air force plane is empty. and we just learned of a story about 15 minutes from here, a hospital that's pretty much been
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cracked in two. 200 american students are mostly okay, but they're there. this is coming in every second now, and it's going to continue. >> that's right, and the real issue is going to be how we get this material, these supplies out to the people because the roads are blocked. >> we haven't heard yet what's going to be the coordinating force to get all -- we've got these forces of mass in here at the airport. they have to get out. we haven't seen heavy equipment come in yet, because they're going to need that because the roads are blocked, trying to move massive parts of concrete. so, i mean, it really is a logistical problem. >> nightmare. it really is. >> and i've got a priest here who is actually looking for an aircraft. he needs to get a body off the island, one of the fatalities. so, that's the kind of thing happening here. >> that's the story here, natalie and tamron. i mean, it's a pretty difficult story to tell, but it's a fact of what's happening here. >> yeah, and speaking to that about, you know, getting that much-needed aid out there, how far is the airport from just that complete devastation we see downtown in port-au-prince?
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>> not far, actually. the u.s. embassy is considered nearby. the problem is, a drive that can take five to ten minutes might take you an hour because there are not only -- there's debris on the road, but also cars, abandoned cars that were left when the earthquake hit. so, it's a real problem. i mean, this is going to be, i think -- it seems to be one of the major priorities today. now that this airport has been freed up, because it's now got air traffic controllers, essentially, because the u.s. air force is here on the ground making sure that happens, another priority today has got to be figuring out the logistical problem. >> i'm told the u.s. air force c-17s, the big planes are going to start arriving in a chain now. we just saw the first one arrive, but the skies are going to be full. >> well, brian, ann and al, of course, we expect to see much more of your coverage throughout the day on msnbc as well as on "nightly news" tonight. brian will be reporting there from haiti, as you see. again, if you want more information on the crisis in haiti and you want to know how you can help, please visit our website, todayshow.com. we'll be right back.
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back now with "today's health" and a new kind of stress called super stress fueled by a hectic lifestyle. you don't get enough sleep, you're always on your cell phone, your blackberry, you need loads of sugar and caffeine just to keep up with it all. sound familiar? dr. roberta lee is the author of "the superstress solution" along with two women who took her advice. good to have you all here. dr. lee, you talk about superstress and this deals with solutions. a lot of us have stress in our everyday life. how do you define superstress? >> we all know what stress is -- you sense danger, your adrenal
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glands start secreting and get ready for fight or flight. superstress is loads and loads of toxic stress and a hectic lifestyle which makes it so the stress reresponse is being triggered over and over throughout the day. >> so we all deal with the psychological impact of that stress, but what's the physiological impact of superstress? >> well, the body gets saturated and can't access calm without reaching for all these things you just talked about. but about half of the people that walk into my medical office get physical symptoms like brain fog energy they've lost, they're chronically fatigue and and can't recover. they go to their doctors, nothing's wrong. they lose their sex drive. they may have hot flashes. their blood pressure might be worse. they might be gaining weight and they can't figure out why it is. in other words, they just can't cope any longer. >> that's right. and let's turn to elise and rosa. dr. lee, i know, advised both of you nearly a year ago when you came on our show back in march. let's take a look at you back then.
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>> i'm trying to do a hundred different things during the day, trying to cram in as much as i can and i guess that raises the stress level. heart attack, stroke. god knows i don't want to have any of those. this little dot you stick here, take it off and you put it on my hand, and it's blue, which means i'm alert. but as i get more relaxed, hopefully, it will turn a nice violet or black. >> i don't cook. i have a wonderful husband who happens to be a wonderful cook, and so, he does all the cooking and has been doing all the cooking since we married. so, that is kind of like a problem, because he cooks with love and not necessarily healthy. i just want to lose weight. i want to lose it in a healthy way. i want to lose it in a way that's beneficial to my body. >> and elise, in fact, has done that. rosa here, as well. now, elise, you initially lost 18 pounds in the first month, but then you went on to lose 32
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more pounds. >> yes. >> how did you go about doing that, then? >> well, i went to weight watchers and i followed their program. i also exercise on a regular bas basis and i do a self check to see how i'm feeling at any given time. i had a lot of stressors this particular last year -- >> your husband was diagnosed with cancer in the last year. he's doing fine now, i understand. >> yes. >> he is. >> good news. >> and i was able to use the techniques in the book to try to center myself and try to figure out, actually, if i was hungry or whether i was just a little stressed. >> so, food wasn't the crutch anymore. >> no. i use exercise and breathing techniques, and you know, other little pointers that were in the book to help me through rough situations. >> and rosa, your situation there -- we saw you're an exercise fanatic, but you were dealing with hypertension. >> right. >> how did you cope with your stress? >> still exercising, maybe not
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as extensively as i was, but i find that's a big stress reducer. and still trying to take me time, using imagery, visu visualization, just stepping back and just kind of getting out of the moment and trying to regroup and recenter and then getting back to what it is i have to do. >> and you were using those little bio dots. >> still do, as a matter of fact. >> you still do? >> as a matter of fact, i just got a replenishment from dr. lee this morning. >> i have one. >> it's turning black. what does that mean? >> actually, it's very cold in the studio -- >> okay, it's cold. >> we just stuck it on and i'm going to warm up. >> you're not superstressed, are you? >> no, i'm not. >> dr. lee, let's get people some helpful advice that they can use at home to modify the stress in their life. and first thing you say is to make the dinner table an electronic device-free zone. get rid of the blackberrys, put away all those things that make our lives so chaotic, right? >> absolutely. have new rules for living in the 21st century. be present, enjoy your loved
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ones, enjoy your friends. the next thing i think about is sleep. you don't need to worry about how much, but get enough to feel refreshed. you know, this is accessible to us. and the breath exercise. you know, it's free, it's available, has no side effects. the 4/5 breath, which is breathing in to a count of four, exhaling to a count of five. we did it before, right? four of those breaths twice a day actually changes the whole outlook of how your body feels and the chemistry. >> or even during very stressful moments. if you're standing in line at the grocery store or at the airport, just taking that deep, cleansing breath will help you through the situation. you're all doing well, then? >> yes. >> yes, we are, absolute lay. >> keep up with it. >> yes. >> thank you so much for bringing it to us. >> thank you. >> dr. roberta lee. the book is "the superstress solution." thank you, ladies. >> thank you. still to come, if you're stressed out because of all the clutter in your closet, we have bobbie thomas here with creative solutions for organizing your
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accessories.
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coming up, an instant face-lift without any surgery. plus, a quick and easy recipe for pasta soup.
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>> live, local, latebreaking. this is wbal-tv 11 news today in baltimore. >> good morning. i am mindy basara. baltimore county police are investigating a deadly crash in middle river that killed pedestrian. police say the unidentified victim was struck at the intersection of middle river road and pulaski highway just after 6:30 last night and was pronounced dead at the scene. no charges have been filed. baltimore city firefighters are fired up over possible job losses. the city as and $90 million budget deficit and the fire department already faces were kidding closures. fire chief james : is warning of possible layoffs -- james claque
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is warning of possible layoffs. bob sledgeski says that officials are taking the wrong approach. >> they should bring this to the public to come forward and tell the members of the community that "i am going to decimate your fire department. sleep soundly at night." >> officials said that they are certain incoming mayor stephanie rawlings-blake is working to preserve jobs. stimulus money has been approved to purchase black. devices called pocket -- blackberry devices called pocket cops, which will allow police to do their jobs more efficiently. >> we will see plenty of sunshine and temperatures will be warmer than the last couple of days.
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we will push into the mid-40s after the cold start this morning. sun set at 5:07. upper 40's to around 50 degrees. we will continue to climb over the weekend -- we will continue that kind, and over the weekend we will drop into the other direction. a good chance for rain on sunday afternoon and into monday morning. could be a few snowflakes in there. a mostly rain. >> we will have another update at 9:55.
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what you doin'? >> i don't know. what are you doing? >> send us all to jesus. i'm going to die. >> want to die comfortable. >> what's the best way? >> "hurt locker," a film nominated for three golden globes, including best picture and best director, also getting a lot of oscar buzz. as you know, the golden globes will be handed out on sunday here on nbc. we're talking, i saw this movie.
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it's unbelievable. it stays with you. >> it is everything the good reviews say about t i can't believe i remembered the line. it's the kind of movie that sticks with you. >> and the reality of it and you know that this is what's going on in iraq, day in and day out. look forward to hearing from jerry rener. i'm natalie morales, along with tamron hall. al is in haiti this morning. also coming up, no need to wait for spring to start your cleaning. if you're like many women and your jewelry is spread out on the dresser, belts rolled up in a drawer, bobbie thomas will help you get your accessories back in order again. >> then it's all about the bobbi's apparently, today. the queen of makeup, bobbi brown is here today, concealer and foundation will help take years off your life, an instant make-up face lift. >> very good.
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we could all use a little bit of that. later on in "today's" kitchen, quick and satisfying pasta and bean soup that will taste like you spent all day in the kitchen, but you haven't. and perfect for, of course, these cold weather months. first, we'll check in with al roker in port-au-prince, haiti. morning, al. >> reporter: morning. ann just left. there's a story that's developing, a hospital about 15 minutes from here literally split in two, 200 american students are there. we don't know their situation. so, we're on our way -- ann is on her way there right now. we'll bring you those developments over the day. of course, on nbc nightly news with brian williams. let's check your weather. as far as the weekend is concerned, again, that big system down in the gulf. that will be a real mess there. more rain spreading saturday into the pacific northwest. and then as we move on into sunday, the system makes its way up the eastern seaboard. little messy on sunday and out west again, still not the most perfect weather, but again the
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good news is temperatures have started to moderate. so, we can all be thankful for >> things will be quiet on this thursday. after a cold start, it will warm up nicely. temperatures climb into the mid- 40s. >> natalie and tamron, that's your latest weather. back to you guys. >> al, thank you so much. you and ann have been doing an incredible job there. thanks for your reporting. we'll be talking to al tomorrow as well from haiti. coming up next, making a lighter switch here, from earrings to scarves to belts, savvy storage eas to help you
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accessorize in style.
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this morning on bobbie's style buzz, organizing your accessories. admit it, this sounds familiar, overstuffed drawer, tangled jewelry boxes. if the cold weather has you cooped up at home, looking for something to do, no time like the present to get organized. bobbie thomas has very clever ideas for us. >> nice to see you. >> i'm so excited about this i know the tips because i read your notes. let's share with other people, starting off with bargain buys. >> invest $10 to $20 and it can really help you store your accessories much better. >> which is key. you don't have to spend a fortune. >> right, and accessories are things you forget to wear. if you can't see it, how can you wear it? uh-uh can find this pocket organizer online at amazon.com
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and so many places. you can find it about $10. store yours on one side, his on the other. it doesn't take up that much room in your closet. >> we don't have room for his, only ours. you're right, what you don't see, you usually forget about and don't wear it. >> exactly. these hanging shelves great for seasonal storage items. i like putting everything from hats to gloves, but go ahead and buy a second one and put in your summer items so you can literally unvelcro, untie it, put it in the garage and bring out the other one so you don't have to take something out and put it in. have two and swap them out in the season. >> you're not worried that the width is taking up too much because you put multiple things on it? >> exactly. you can find slimmer option s and ideas. ikea, great solution. >> under your bed or other things? >> on the top shelf most of us will stack our handbags. >> right. >> when you go to take one out, it will all come tumbling down.
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dish rack organizers, i like putting my clutches in them. you can even find the under-the-cabinet storage helpers for $1.99. you can stack these for the bigger bags. >> who knew? savvy storage, is this what we're talking about? >> the shoe organizers are great for other things, great for special occasion to hide under the bed, shoes, belts, other special occasions. >> your savvy list? >> this is my savvy storage items. think about repurposing things around the house to use for your trinkets, ice cube trays, 99 cents or an egg carton. >> was it passed down as an idea? >> it's great to keep your rings, put it in the drawer and put it away. they can stack. really inexpensive. a ladder you're not using from a bunk bed or trellis from the garden, great and inconspicuous space to store your scarves so
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they don't bunch up and wrinkle. candle stick holders to store your bangles. really good idea. you don't have to burn the candles. if you want, it's a great way to remind yourself what you have laying around. a few diy ideas. i love doing this for girlfriends. it's a great gift idea. take a frame and stretch some lace or tulle or mesh. >> you just took the back off the frame? >> yes, and stretch lace or something like this tulle to give you a nice earring organizer. these are cutlerry boxes. ta krchck some nails, i added s gems and this is great to display those adornments. they're meant to be seen. for anyone who wears glasses, eyeglasses, sunglasses, reading glasses, great way to grab them as you're going out the door. if you don't want to do a
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weekend project, i am in love with roaming through the home aisles like t.j. maxx and marsha marshall's. you can find all these beautiful ways to display your jewelry as well. >> excellent. i promise you, i'm doing it and e-mailing a picture. bobbie thomas, thank you so much. great ideas. >> thank you. up next, bobbi brown with tips on how to peel years off your face, no incision required, after this.
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this morning on "today's" beauty, looking younger with a few simple tricks. you don't need medicated creams or surgery to fix those facial flaws. give yourself an instant look with makeup. bobbi brown is here with solutions to your beauty problems. good morning. >> good morning, natalie. >> you created a really cool campaign called pretty powerful.
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tell me about that. >> it's about real women. i believe all women are beautiful without make-up, they look really pretty but it's powerful to put on make-up and feel good about yourself. >> friends of bobbi, right? >> and i'm really good picking up women on the street, too. >> really? okay, good. >> that's been forever. i really believe it's all about real women's beauty and solving beauty problem. >> you've been doing this for 20 years. >> i have. >> your belief really is that every woman has an inner beauty but it really shows on their face and you help to accentuate that, right? >> absolutely. it's pretty simple. >> we found two beautiful real women. taking a look first at april, a picture of her before. she's a gorgeous woman. >> beautiful. >> great features. you can accentuate the features that she has, right? >> definitely. >> tell me what you wanted to do with april. >> it's really about evening out her skin. we brightened up under her eyes and it's about a pop of color. a lot of women want to know how
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to keep cream blush on longer. >> right. >> we put a touch of the powder blush on first then going right on top with a little bit of the pot rouge. >> powder first then the cream? >> powder first, then the cream. she's got amazing lips. we're playing up her lips. and she has an unbelievable skin, but we brightened up under her eye with his a little bit of an eye brightener, which is easy and quick to do, defining her brows with a brow pencil. >> so many different shades of concealer. a lot of people sometimes make the mistake of putting too light of a concealer under their eyes? >> right, that is not good. >> you get that coon eye? >> right. you want to brighten the eyes and a little definition. >> this is a liquid-based concealer. some continue to be a stick consistency. >> some women have more problems, richer, denser, a lot
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of women need corrector, which corrects darkness. you have to try it. you really have to go in and find what -- >> what works for you? >> it's pretty powerful. >> you look beautiful. pretty powerful, indeed. >> 50 different women on the campaign. >> bobbibrownmakeup.com. >> wonderful. let's take a look at janice, before picture of janice. her problem was really the skin tone was a little uneven, right? >> right. she doesn't have a lot of problems. she's adorable. and she has incredible skin. but what we did for janice -- let me give april her make-up back. what we did was use just a spot corrector to even out spots around her nose. she didn't need a foundation all over. and it's yellow tone. yellow tone evens out everything. we used a little bit of plum shadow. >> very pretty. >> she has amazing, amazing lips, okay?
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so what this is is a brightening lip gloss. what this does, by the way, is enhance her natural lip and for women that just need a little bit of pick-me-up, which we all do this time of year -- >> look at her lips. >> i know. amazing. >> angelina jolie lips there. >> right. she looks great with color. a lot of women are afraid of color, but you want to feel pretty and powerful. smile. and it's beautiful. one of my bobbi tricks, i always want to put a little extra gloss on the cheek. i want everybody to have a glow. >> fresh, exactly. >> bobbie thomas, ladies -- >> bobbi brown. >> i'm sorry. it's the two bobbis. you guys are confusing us here. >> great campaign. look forward to seeing more of it at the kio sk and bobbibrown.com. what's next than a skinny bowl of soup on a cold winter's day? how to make hot, delicious pasta soups next.
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first this is "today" on nbc. who are better drivers, men or women? men don't merge. the woman will sit there and wait. this is what men do. you see where i am over here? and, ka-blam, and then we're all an hour late.
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depend brand. for women and men. ♪ spread a little somethin' to remembe♪ ♪ spread a little joy and see ♪ need a little happiness to be ♪ ♪ living the life with me ♪
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this morning on "today's" kitchen, acclaimed teacher and hot chef, juliano hazan. he was sure-fired short cuts. >> 100 quick and key word, easy. good morning. >> good morning. >> already put me to work be doing onions. >> pasta fagioli, right? >> a quick version. what i have here already done is i've sauteed the celery, carrots and onions with whole garlic cloves. >> whole tomatoes. >> fresh tomatoes. this is what thickens it up, to add some of the mashed beans. i held some back. these are cranberry beans.
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they have little red spots. when they're cooked, they're brown like this. and this is a mashed potato and so what this does is it thickens erything up. and you see, the way i did it was to use a food mill like this. i'll show you a little bit. a food mill really makes a very nice, even, smooth texture. >> that's great. >> comes out very easily. we're going to let this cook 15, 20 minutes. then we cook the pasta. >> you didn't have to soak the beans or anything overnight? >> these are dried beans but the ones in here were canned beans. last thing i do is add a fresh bay leaf. >> extra flavor. >> i think i burned the onions. >> no, they look beautiful. >> okay. >> this is a neapolitan colored broth soup. the broth is really just water
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and it gets -- this is ground beef. it gets colored by the meat and the tomatoes that are in there, see? pancetta is a cured smoked bacon. >> very tasty. >> this is ground beef. bake it like that. >> be aggressive? >> work it. >> and as soon as the meat loses its raw color, you season it with some salt. >> and pepper. >> and some pepper. and then what we do is we add the tomato paste. >> smells great. >> my goodness. okay. >> and some nutmeg, gives it a really nice sort of -- >> i've never seen nutmeg outside of a can, the little plastic container. >> you can grate it. everything together like this. >> adding any pasta to that? >> this one needs to cook a little bit, too. we're going to add some water to it, just plain water.
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the water is what is going to make the broth over here. and then i cook it with this pasta, little tubes. >> the small ones, right. >> if i go back here, i have some that's already finished to that point. we're going to finish it up. this is the pasta fagioli. i'm going to do it in the crock pot. add some parsley, finely chopped, stir it up like this. then you serve t see it's nice and thick. >> perfect, perfect. >> that's a little bit of extra virgin olive oil on top. and a little bit of parmesan cheese if you would like to add some parmesan cheese to it and this is ready. this one is the neapo litan
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colored broth soup. >> how long did it take? >> this one takes no more than 30 minutes to make. and i add a little bit of cheese to this as well. >> great. looks amazing. >> there you go. and then you can taste it. pasta fagioli in italy is done in lots of different regions. so, everybody has their own way of doing it. >> delicious. >> thank you so much. still to come on "today," when is the right time to talk to your kids >> live, local, latebreaking. this is wbal-tv 11 news today in baltimore. >> good morning. i am mindy basara. relief efforts are under way in haiti after the strong 7.0 earthquake rocked the nation on tuesday, and more help is on the way. the baltimore-based usns comfort is expected to set sail as early as monday. is capable of holding 1000 patients and has 12 operating
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>> welcome back. it should be a nice day today. a little cold this morning, but the sunshine should help push the temperatures into the mid 40's. that should be the first time in a couple of weeks that we've been over the seasonal norm. gets even warmer on friday to the upper 40's to around 50.
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